Recruiting Roundup: UBS Picks Up Morgan Stanley Reps
Meanwhile, LPL, Ameriprise and Wells Fargo reveal their latest recruiting coups.
Spain Gains Investors During Greek Drama, but Red Flags Remain
How exactly is Spain, and other European peripheral countries, placed to perform going forward? Here are some key points.
Valeant Tells Congress a Different Tax Tale Than Investors
The U.S. Senate Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations held its first hearing under new leadership on Thursday with a dive into the U.S. corporate tax code.
Moynihan Tightens BofA Grip as Friction Said to Spur Shakeup
Bank of America CEO Brian Moynihan named the fourth finance chief of his tenure in a broad shakeup as he seeks to reverse shrinking revenue.
Credit Suisse to Shrink Investment Bank, Focus on Wealthy
Regulatory issues continue to plague some of the bank's operations, CEO Thiam says.
Presidential Candidate O’Malley Unleashes Wall Street Crackdown Manifesto
The 10-page manifesto by former Gov. Martin O'Malley of Maryland promises to boost regulators' budgets and punish misbehaving banks more harshly.
Barclays CEO Change Seen Prompting Deeper Investment Bank Review
Chairman John McFarlane, taking over as interim CEO, has pledged to reallocate capital and prioritize investment in the bank's most profitable units.
Sen. Warren Reintroduces Bill to Restore Glass-Steagall
New poll results the same day found voters still want tougher rules for Wall Street five years after Dodd-Frank Act became law.
New Hire Roundup: NY Life Names John Kim President
Meanwhile, James Perkins has joined the Mather Group's Chicago investing team as a senior portfolio analyst.
UBS to Plead Guilty on Libor, Settle Currency Probe With Fed
UBS Group AG will pay $545 million to settle U.S. investigations into its role in manipulating currency and interest rates, removing two of the bank’s biggest legal hurdles.